University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
ISLAM AND SOCIAL JUSTICE
 

Subject: ADMJ

Course Number : 1415

Course Title:  ISLAM AND SOCIAL JUSTICE

Course Description:

This course is designed to provide students with a holistic understanding of Islam and its universal concept of social justice.  This course will provide a historical, theoretical, analytical examination of Islam, and its continued evolution in the United States.  Islamic faith, practice, customs, culture, society, economics, as well as discourse involving political violence will be explored.  This course will also examine the relationship and challenges faced by law enforcement agencies and the Muslim-American community since the events of 9/11.

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: Behavioral Sciences       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite: 

Course Level: upper level